Address: Ransom Silvers Road
Date of Death: Friday, March 1, 2013
Arrangements: Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home
Details: Reba Buchanan Thomas Roberts of Ransom Silvers Road went home to be with the Lord, Friday, March 1st. A native of Yancey County, she was a daughter of the late Jesse and Hettie Dale Buchanan. She was also preceded in death by her first husband Phillip M. Thomas who died in 1978, son Randy Thomas; sisters: Lora Robinson, Geneva Robertson, Irene Presnell, Jeanette Randolph Harris and Lillian Young; brothers: Whitt, Bill, Roy and Doyle (Dude) Buchanan. Reba was former Tax Collector for Yancey County. She was a member and Elder of Micaville Presbyterian Church.
Surviving are her husband: Jack Roberts; a daughter: Gail Thomas of Asheville; stepsons: Alan Roberts of Spruce Pine and Ricky Roberts of Texas; a special grandson: Jarrett Roberts of Spruce Pine; and a sister; Gladys Hall and a brother: George Buchanan both of Micaville.
Funeral services will be held at 2 P. M. Monday in the Chapel of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home. The Revs. Pete Peterson and Billy Mitchell will officiate. Burial will be in Double Island Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Flowers are appreciated or memorial donations may be made to the Mountain Heritage Huddle Club, c/o Angel Willis, P. O. Box 70, Burnsville, NC 28714.